Have you ever wondered how a word is added to the English dictionary? Is there one person who says "yes" or "no" to the new words? How does it all work? We are about to answer all these questions as we look at how words are entered into the dictionary.
Listening to classical music like Mozart interestingly alters the way the brain behaves in several ways. But why does this happen? Let’s take a closer look at what’s going on inside the brain and how listening to classical songs can affect babies too.
When two blocks of the earth underground collide they create an energy release on the earth's surface known as an Earthquake. These events can cause incredible destruction and cost many lives. Let's go into a little more depth on what causes earthquakes to shake the earth.
Ever been to the zoo and spotted a chimpanzee throwing poop? Or have you been incredibly unlucky and been at the receiving end of it? You must be bananas to have not wondered why they would take part in such a disgusting practice. Let’s find out why they do this.
The "No-Poo" method is all the rage these days and it's the practice of not using shampoo to clean your hair. The argument is that shampooing your hair actually damages it. So what do we do instead to maintain gorgeous hair? Let's take a look together and find out.
Off course a black hole is certainly something to be fearful of, particularly if you’re near one! But did you know some people are scared of small holes like on a honeycomb or the bubbles in a chocolate bar? Let’s take a closer look at this unique phobia.
We’ve all seen Winnie The Pooh bear tucking into a nice clear jar of sticky sweet delicious honey, but does that mean bears really love honey? Natural sugars in honey contain many nutrients so is it the sweetness that bears love or is to replenish a bear’s nutritional needs? Let’s find out.
Many of us wonder what would happen if someone was to go into a black hole. The answer to this question is far more fascinating than you could imagine. Hold on tight as we take an in-depth look at what would happen if you found yourself stepping inside one!
There are many similarities between the terms; forests, woodlands and jungles… the main one being each contains trees… Wow now you’ve learned something new! Let’s take a look at the true descriptions of each and how to distinguish one from the other.
If you're looking to improve on your night vision, will eating carrots help you see in the dark? It's a bit of a complicated answer, but we break it down for you with these facts! By the time you finish reading, you'll know if and why carrots will or won't help you see better with the lights out!
Why is the sky blue? Many think that it’s reflecting the color of the ocean, but that’s a huge myth! It’s not a short answer, but it is a simple one that’s easy to understand. So let’s find out, once and for all, why the sky is blue!
Americans catch of a lot of backlash for using the Imperial system instead of the Metric system. The system was almost changed in 1975, however it would cost too much money to change the infrastructure of an entire country! Find out more reasons why the U.S. doesn't use metric.